Events & Awards

Check out upcoming events for prospective and current graduate students.

Graduate Student Research Recognition Day

Save the date! The tenth-annual Biomedical Sciences Programs Research Recognition Day takes place Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Coffman Union Great Hall
.

All faculty, students, postdocs and staff from the biomedical sciences graduate programs are cordially invited.  Registration is free, but required.

 

2018 Program Agenda 

9:00                     Welcome:  Dr. Colin Campbell, Associate Professor of
                            Pharmacology &  Associate Dean for
                            Graduate Education, Medical School 

9:05 – 10:15        Milne Brandenburg Award Winner Flash Talks

                       Lisa Chesner, PHCL                       Matthew Green, NSCI
                       Rebekah Lawrence, Rehab Sci       Nora McCall, NSCI
                       Lee Meier, MICaB                           Chris Richards, PHCL
 

10:15 – 11:00      Poster Session & CV/Resume Feedback

11:00 – 12:00      3 Minute Thesis Talk (3MT) Competition
                        Nathaniel Gaut, BMBB            Alina Zdechlik, BMBB
                        Josh Thiede, MICaB                Mark Daniel, MICaB
                        Daniel Sorensen, MCDB&G    Beth Adamowicz, MICaB 
                        Amy Molan, BMBB                  Michael Pickett-Leonard,
                                                                          MCDB&G

12:00 – 1:00         Lunch – Holy Land Catering

1:00 – 1:15           3MT Competition Winners Announced

1:15 – 2:15           Keynote Address: Dr. Daria Hazuda:
                          
“HIV Drug Discovery; Past Present & Future

 Committee - Allison Anderson, Pharmacology
                      Julia Gamache, Neuroscience 
                      Craig Kage, Rehabilitation Science
                      Sarah Namugenyi, MICaB
                      Ajeetha Joseph Rajan, BMBB
                      Caroline Ortiz Cordero, IBP
                      Bryant Keller, MCDB&G
                      Amanda Barks, MSTP (Medical Science Training Program)

    Meet & greet!

    Visit our booth at these upcoming conferences or come meet us at these campus visits in 2018:

    July 18, 2018

    NIH Graduate and Professional School Fair
    Natcher Center, NIH Campus, Bethesda, MD